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Shirley R. Dufrene

Shirley R. Dufrene
Aug. 7, 1928 – March 1, 2022
Shirley R. Dufrene, 93, of Loranger, LA, died March 1, 2022 at the Landmark Nursing Center of Hammond, LA. She was born Aug. 7, 1928, in Westwego, LA.
A service was March 5, 2022, at Hartman-Hughes Funeral Home, burial in Tylertown Cemetery II, pastor Mark Long officiating.
She enjoyed working in her flower beds and keeping her house tidy.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nolan Dufrene Sr.; daughter Patricia Gottschalck; father Arsend Gaubert; mother Cecile Gulloit Gaubert; and son-in-law Damian Gele.
Survivors include her sons Nolan Dufrene Jr. (Donna) and Donald Dufrene (Kathy); daughters Janice Dupre (Ruben) and Cynthia Gele; grandchildren Stacey Jenkins (Ronnie), Ruben Dupre III (Nichole), Reneil Milewski (Mike), Daniel Gottschalck (Laura), Stephanie Morel (Donald), Nolan Dufrene III (Brittany), Derek Dufrene, Angel McBeth (John), Jeremy Overmier (Shelly), Charles Gele, and Katelynn Blackwell; 15 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren; and son-in-law Neil Gottschalck.
Pallbearers were Ruben Dupre III, Daniel Gottschalck, Jeremy Overmier, Charles Gele, John McBeth, and Nolan Dufrene III.
Hartman Hughes Capps Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. An online guestbook may be signed at

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